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Web 2.0 Expo New York
News & Coverage

Skipping Steps: How Web 2.0 Technology Can Transform Our Industry (and
 our Lives)

[publishingperspectives.com]
by Riky Stock  Sep. 30, 2010
Attending Web 2.0 at the Sheraton New York this week along with
 visionaries, marketing professionals, and web experts was like stepping
 into the future and realizing the future really isn't that far away... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Persuasive Design: Encouraging ...

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Oct. 08, 2010
I'm not the only one who felt this was one of the best talks of the Web 2.0 Expo. Budd has plenty of nice example and didn't linger to long on any one of them. Although the many topics must be typical for those in advertisement, ... read more

Live from the Web 2.0 Expo Startup Showcase

[Tech TV]
by admin  Oct. 07, 2010
Live from the Web 2.0 Expo Startup Showcase... read more

As Social Media Grows, What Will Become of the Plain Old Banner Ad?

[poynter.org]
by Dorian Benkoil  Oct. 06, 2010
Two days after MIXX and a few blocks away at the Web 2.0 conference, Jonah Peretti, a cofounder of The Huffington Post, showed off new startup BuzzFeed, which in May closed an $8 million second round of venture capital financing... read more

Taking Time to Read Web Iinstapaper Gets Ready Big Show

[capitalnewyork.com]
by Gillian Reagan  Oct. 06, 2010
A couple of years ago, Marco Arment, who was then the lead technologist of the social-blog platform Tumblr, became frustrated with the way the web made his ideal reading diet difficult... read more

10 Lessons for Gov 2.0 from Web 2.0

[O'Reilly Radar]
by Alex Howard  Oct. 06, 2010
That community that Chopra has looked to for ideas came together at the Web 2.0 Expo last week in New York City. In no particular order, following are 10 lessons from Web 2.0 that could be applied to government. ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo New York Session

[Path Interactive]
by Ruben Quinones  Oct. 06, 2010
This post is long overdue, but I did want to provide an overview of what my Web 2.0 session was about... read more

The growing role of APIs in connecting apps and content

[fiercecontentmanagement.com]
by Ron Miller  Oct. 05, 2010
I spent a couple of days last week at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City. It's always fun and stimulating to attend these conferences and see what's new and exciting to think about, and one big takeaway was the growing role of APIs in sharing content and services… read more

4 Problems with E-Commerce - and How to Solve Them

[destinationCRM.com]
by Lauren McKay  Oct. 01, 2010
Think of the stereotypical used-car salesman: Pushy and cunning, he'll do and say anything to get to you to leave that car lot with a set of keys. No matter how much (or, sometimes, how little) he knows about the cars he's selling, far worse is how little he knows… read more

Deutsche Bank uses social media to unite employees

[fiercecontentmanagement.com]
by Maurice Bakley   Oct. 04, 2010
At last week's Web 2.0 Expo in New York, John Stepper of Deutsche Bank (NYSE: DB) revealed some of the challenges of bringing a large, highly-regulated organization into the social age... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY: Gary Vaynerchuk (Wine Library), Building Personal ...

[kentuckyhelp.com]
by unknown  Oct. 04, 2010
Building Personal Brand Within the Social Media Landscape. Note: This presentation contains adult language... read more

Furtive Librarian: Web 2.0 Expo

[Augmented Reality]
by Bob Kosovsky  Oct. 03, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo: Augmented Reality. Augmented Reality for Marketers: Mapping the Future of Consumer Interactions by Lynne D. Johnson and John Havens woke me (and probably others) up to the recognition of how much augmented reality already ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Miscellaneous sessions

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Oct. 03, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo: Miscellaneous sessions. New at this year's Expo were 20-minute sessions after lunch. A talk entitled "The Mobile Browser Landscape" disappointed many because it turned out to be just a shill for Windows 7 Phone. ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo startups are big on ...

[Moments of Awareness]
by Peace Jaway  Oct. 03, 2010
At the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City this week, executives from big sites like Facebook, Twitter and Pandora all spoke about industry trends. But the showcase of 27 startup tech companies stole the show. ... read more

Size Does Matter: our Web 2.0 Expo Talk

[exitcreative.net]
by Clay Parker Jones  Oct. 02, 2010
Alex and I were fortunate enough to be able to present something at Web 2.0 on Thursday of last week, and I'm happy to report that it went off without a hitch. We spoke about a topic that we've both been passionate about for quite some ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo Wrap Up

[entrustet.com]
by Nathan Lustig  Oct. 01, 2010
I got back from NYC late last night after visiting 2/3 NYC area airports and all three terminals at Newark... read more

Life, the Digital Game

[Internet Evolution ]
by Nicole Ferraro  Oct. 01, 2010
Earlier this week at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York, a couple of entrepreneurs took the stage to talk about online gaming and the way the genre is influencing, or trying to influence, real life... read more

Lynne d Johnson on Augmented Reality at NY Web 2.0 Expo

[blackweb20.com]
by Sherri L. Smith  Oct. 01, 2010
Lynne d Johnson, senior vice president of the Advertising Research Foundation was recently interviewed during the NY Web 2.0 Expo. For those unfamiliar with the event, the expo is an annual event that brings together people and ideas to ... read more

From Web 2.0 Expo: HTML5 - How and Why

[it.toolbox.com]
by Larry Cone  Sep. 29, 2010
At Web2.0Expo in NYC, I got some background in HTML5 from Alex Russel, a Browser developer from Google. Alex got down into the weeds on specific useful features and coding examples in HTML5, but before he did he shared some of the background on this emerging standard... read more

What Will Become of the Web?

[destinationCRM.com]
by Lauren McKay  Oct. 01, 2010
Two years ago, at O'Reilly Media's 2008 Web 2.0 Expo, the event organizer's eponymous founder, Tim O'Reilly, asked attendees to stop living in a bubble and to work on things that matter. As part of his keynote at the 2010 edition of the conference, convened here this week, O'Reilly was… read more

Peter Meyers interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York about Best iPad ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Oct. 01, 2010
Exclusive video! Peter Meyers, formerly an editor at O'Reilly Media, has worked at the intersection of writing and technology... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "Startup Showcase", Amanda Hesser and ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Oct. 01, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "Startup Showcase", Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, (food52)... read more

Baratunde Thurston from The Onion interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Baratunde Thurston from The Onion interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Nick Bilton

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Nick Bilton... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "A Conversation with Jonathan Miller"

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "A Conversation with Jonathan Miller"... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "A Conversation with Ryan Sarver and Bret ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "A Conversation with Ryan Sarver and Bret Taylor"... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Lukas Biewald and Leila Chirayath Janah ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Lukas Biewald and Leila Chirayath Janah, "The Future of Work"... read more

Jonah Peretti of Buzzfeed interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Jonah Peretti of Buzzfeed interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010... read more

Leila Janah of Samasource interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Lukas Biewald and Leila Chirayath Janah... read more

Web 2.0 Expo startups are big on neighborhoods, storytelling

[CNN.com]
by Julianne Pepitone  Sep. 30, 2010
t the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City this week, executives from big sites like Facebook, Twitter and Pandora all spoke about industry trends. But the showcase of 27 startup tech companies stole the show... read more

Is Zynga's head count higher than Facebook's?

[CNet]
by Caroline McCarthy  Sep. 30, 2010
Zynga, the social-gaming company responsible for sensations like FarmVille, Mafia Wars, and Pet Society, owes a big chunk of its runaway success to Facebook and the network of social connections that its developer platform opened up. But has its weed-like growth meant that it now even surpasses Facebook in employee… read more

Want to share your bike? There's an app for that.

[CNN.com]
by Julianne Pepitone  Sep. 30, 2010
At the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City this week, executives from big sites like Facebook, Twitter and Pandora all spoke about industry trends. But the showcase of 27 startup tech companies stole the show... read more

And the Winners of Web 2.0 Expo’s Startup Showcase Are…

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 30, 2010
Last night at Web 2.0 Expo New York we held our first ever Startup Showcase featuring 27 new up-and-comers in the Web world. After 50 minutes of demoing to a packed room of attendees, three picks went on stage with Tim O’Reilly (O’Reilly Media) and Fred Wilson (Union Square Ventures)… read more

2 Million Sites Have Added Facebook's Social Plugins Since f8

[Web Pro News]
by Chris Crum  Sep. 29, 2010
Today at the Web 2.0 Expo, Facebook announced that in the five months since f8, the company's developer conference where it unleashed its Open Graph initiative and social plugins, nearly 2 million websites have added social plugins. Facebook tells WebProNews, major sites in the media, sports, entertainment and commerce industries… read more

Sandberg: It's more than a 'Facebook phone'

[CNET.com]
by Caroline McCarthy  Sep. 29, 2010
Down the road at the Web 2.0 Expo, another Advertising Week confab, Facebook Chief Technology Officer Bret Taylor took the stage in a Wednesday afternoon talk and was asked almost exactly the same question... read more

Is There A New Type Of Crowdsourcing VC?

[Business Insider]
by Fred Wilson  Sep. 30, 2010
As Tim O'Reilly and I were walking on stage last night at Web 2.0 Expo, I said to him "I've got the best job in the world. I get brilliant and creative people walking in our door every day and spending an hour teaching me about something new."... read more

Five Months In, 2 Million Websites Using Facebook's New Social Plugins

[TechCrunch]
by Leena Rao  Sep. 30, 2010
At the Web 2.0 expo in New York today, Facebook CTO Bret Taylor announced that 2 million websites have added the "Like" button and Facebook's other new social plug-ins, which were launched five months ago. Facebook also confirmed the stat in a Tweet... read more

Katie Couric: We Need Better Filters for a "Tsunami of News"

[ReadWriteWeb]
by Alex Howard  Sep. 29, 2010
Will hanging out with the geeks improve network news? Judging from CBS News anchor Katie Couric's comments at the Web 2.0 Expo yesterday, the potential is there... read more

Margot Bloomstein interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010 ...

[Tech TV]
by unknown  Sep. 29, 2010
Margot Bloomstein interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Ann Miura-Ko.mov, "Funding for the Future ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Ann Miura-Ko.mov, "Funding for the Future: Hunting for Thunderlizards"... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Charlie Kim, "The Real Data Behind eCommerce ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Charlie Kim, Jen Bekman and Rebecca Thorman, "Disruptors: eCommerce"... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Rana Sobhany

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Rana Sobhany... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Paola Antonelli

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Paola Antonelli... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "A Conversation with Bret Taylor"

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: "A Conversation with Bret Taylor"... read more

Gruber's talk at Web 2.0 Expo

[52tiger.net]
by admin  Sep. 30, 2010
Gruber's talk at Web 2.0 Expo. Sep 30 2010. I wouldn't have argued that Apple is one of the great web companies in the industry until John convinced me. Tags: apple, gruber, web 2.0 ... read more

Pictures from the Web 2.0 Expo 2010 in NYC

[Random Thoughts]
by BostonDave  Sep. 29, 2010
If you went to the expo in NYC this year, what did you think? Most of the floor pictures are from the 3DVIA booth... read more

Is the Web Going Away? Or is It Going All Over the Place?

[PC World]
by Sean Captain  Sep. 29, 2010
When Wired hyperbolically declared that "The Web is Dead," it didn't challenge my worldview but rather surfaced what I knew subconsciously. The browser is not always (and increasingly less so) the best window to the Internet - especially on mobile gadgets. For years on my iPhone - and now on… read more

Quick hit: my Web 2.0 Expo talk is now online

[Deanna Zandt]
by Deanna Zandt  Sep. 29, 2010
Check it out: full text, audiocast with slides, and guerrilla video: The Free-for-All Web and the Secret Tyrants We All Are You can also have a look... read more

The Limits of Social Media

[Portfolio.com]
by J. Jennings Moss   Sep. 29, 2010
Like it or loathe it, social media is here to stay. But is it really useful? Sites like Twitter, Yelp and CitySeach can certainly help tell you what people are talking about, but that doesn't necessarily mean the information they're relaying is honest. For businesses, using social media can help… read more

Lukas Biewald interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 29, 2010
Lukas Biewald interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York... read more

Furtive Librarian: Web 2.0 Expo: Transforming Your Company To ...

[furtivelibrarian.blogspot.com]
by Bob Kosovsky  Sep. 29, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo: Transforming Your Company To Embrace Empowered Employees and Customers. My first session on Tuesday: Transforming Your Company To Embrace Empowered Employees and Customers - by Josh Bernhoff and Ted Schadler (both of ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo gets underway in New York

[CivSource]
by Bailey McCann  Sep. 29, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo kicked off in New York this week. The conference covers a range of topics from the latest technologies to best practices in working on the web... read more

Information Overload & Improving Intranet Findability

[CMS Wire]
by Jeff Carr  Sep. 29, 2010
Information management agility is about being able to deliver the right information to the right people at the right time. But what if there's just so much information that we are caught in a battle trying to find the things that are relevant to achieve our goals? There is a… read more

All Those 140-Character Twitter Messages Amount To Petabytes Of Data Every Year

[NPR]
by David Gura  Sep. 28, 2010
Every day, Twitter users generate tons of data. According to the Technology Review Editors' Blog, all those 140-character messages "add up to 12 terabytes of data every day."... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: O'Reilly Says Have Fun, Invent

[InformationWeek ]
by Paul McDougall  Sep. 29, 2010
Tech prognosticator believes researchers need to get less granular and focus on projects that will inspire them to create the next big thing... read more

Videos from Web 2.0 Expo New York (#w2e) Now Up on YouTube

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 29, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo’s keynotes and speaker interviews from Tuesday are now available for you to watch. We’ll update this playlist throughout the week with more videos of our sold out show. Enjoy!... read more

Margo Bloomstein interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 29, 2010
Margo Bloomstein interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Tim O'Reilly, "Thinking Hard About the ...

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 29, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Tim O'Reilly, "Thinking Hard About the Future"... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Brady Forrest and Sarah Milstein

[Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 29, 2010
Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010: Brady Forrest and Sarah Milstein... read more

Eric Meyer interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010

[ Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 29, 2010
Eric Meyer interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010... read more

At Web 2.0 Expo Address, Crowley Emphasizes Foursquare's Potential to Encourage People to Do Things

[The New York Observer]
by Leon Neyfakh  Sep. 28, 2010
Dennis Crowley wants Foursquare to "change and drive" the behavior of its users. The Foursquare founder and CEO just delivered his keynote address at the UBM TechWeb/O'Reilly Web 2.0 Expo at the Sheraton Hotel, and that's what he kept saying. He reiterated his long-held belief that Foursquare's game mechanics can… read more

Microsoft Teaches Us About Social Networking Under the Influence

[The New York Observer]
by Ben Popper  Sep. 28, 2010
The internet plus alcohol is a tricky combination. Luckily, there are experts who can help. Dr. Mark Drapeau is the first ever Director of Innovative Social Engagement at Microsoft, a wordy way of saying he's the ultimate party nerd... read more

Michael Bolin interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010

[ Tech TV]
by admin  Sep. 28, 2010
Michael Bolin interviewed at Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Katie Couric Blends Old And New Media

[InformationWeek ]
by Paul McDougall  Sep. 28, 2010
Network news veteran says traditional media can still thrive in the age of blogs and Facebook, as long as it's willing to adapt... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Flash, HTML 5 Converging

[InformationWeek ]
by Paul McDougall  Sep. 28, 2010
The competing Web technologies have sparked an Internet cold war, but a detente could be on the horizon as capabilities merge.... read more

In progress: Web 2.0 Expo NY

[O'Reilly News]
by O'Reilly Media  Sep. 28, 2010
Experts from across the web ecosystem will converge in New York this week for Web 2.0 Expo, running today through Thursday. We'll be posting at-show interviews and presentations through the Web 2.0 Expo conference site. If you can't be there in person, sign up for the free live stream.... read more

Web 2.0 tools continue to thrive

[fiercecontentmanagement.com]
by Ron Miller  Sep. 27, 2010
This week I'm heading to the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City for a couple of days and as such I've been thinking about the term and tools associated with it. Just recently we heard tales of gloom and doom around such Web 2.0 stalwarts as RSS and blogging,… read more

Persuasive Design: Encouraging Users to Do What You Want Them to

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 27, 2010
How do you nudge users to take certain actions? Andy Budd, Clearleft’s user experience lead and a Web 2.0 Expo New York speaker, will cover some of the latest advances in psychology, behavioral economics and neuroscience as part of his session on how cognitive biases are formed - and how… read more

Creating and Sustaining a Winning Fan Page on Facebook

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 27, 2010
Path Interactive Director of Sales - and Web 2.0 Expo New York speaker - Ruben Quinones wants to help take your Facebook fan page from an afterthought to a thriving marketing channel. Included in his session this week, attendees will focus on Writing good descriptions with search optimization in mind when… read more

DIY UX: Give Your Users an Upgrade (without calling in a pro)

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 27, 2010
NYC based user experience designer Whitney Hess thinks you may have forgotten your original problem by falling in love with a bad solution. That’s why she’s speaking at Web 2.0 Expo New York this week to help you create products that people want and not just features you think are… read more

Web 2.0 Expo- I Am Not Charles

[notcharles.wordpress.com]
by Joe  Sep. 27, 2010
I've probably never heard of most of the stuff that you Web 2.0 type people get excited about.”) Yet I'm on my way to the Web 2.0 Expo in NYC. What am I doing here? ... read more

Reality has a gaming layer - Kevin Slavin sees a world where games shape life and life shapes games.

[O'Reilly Radar]
by James Turner  Sep. 23, 2010
Kevin Slavin, managing director of Area/Code and a speaker at Web 2.0 Expo New York, has worked at the the intersection of games and reality for nearly a decade. In this interview, Slavin explores the impact of mobile apps and the unexpected ways games shape our lives. read more

Watch Our SOLD OUT #w2e NY Show Live on Your Computer

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 22, 2010
Miss your chance to attend Web 2.0 Expo New York because we sold out? Couldn’t make it out to the East Coast this year? We’ve got you covered: Sign up for our live broadcast of keynotes, and stay tuned for more videos of this year’s exciting Web 2.0 Expo New… read more

Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010 Sells Out

[PR Newswire]
Sep 22, 2010  

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22 - O'Reilly Media, Inc. and UBM TechWeb, co-producers of Web 2.0 Expo, today announced that Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010 has sold out a week in advance. The venue has reached maximum capacity and registration is now closed. The strength in pre-registration demonstrates the thriving tech scene in New York and the continued growth in the industry. Now in its third year, Web 2.0 Expo New York will take place next week, September 27-30, at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers.

"We're thrilled by the positive response to this year's conference," said Sarah Milstein, Web 2.0 Expo Co-Chair and UBM TechWeb General Manager. "We hope the momentum of this market continues to build, and we're excited for this crowd to gather, fostering the kinds of connections the Web 2.0 community cares about."... read more

Business Matchmaking 2.0

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 21, 2010
Solvate’s co-founder and COO Julie Ruvolo will be onstage at Web 2.0 Expo New York next week to give solid advice on how to improve your hiring process of independent professionals. If you’ve ever been burned, this may be the session for you. Julie recently answered some questions about her session… read more

How to Coordinate Your Company’s Social Media Efforts

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Justin Jarvis  Sep. 20, 2010
Is your company’s social media plan slightly… disorganized? Not sure who’s running what account and when things should be posted? Web 2.0 Expo Speaker Veronica Fielding has the answer for you in her upcoming session Cure the Chaos: How to Coordinate Your Company’s Social Media Efforts. Veronica recently answered some of… read more

Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010 Previews Event Announcements

[PR Newswire]
Sep. 20, 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 20 - O'Reilly Media, Inc. and UBM TechWeb today preview several breaking announcements that will be made at the upcoming Web 2.0 Expo New York 2010. Web 2.0 Expos are the leading global gatherings of developers, designers, marketers, and business professionals... read more

Keep the #w2e New York Party Going After Hours

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 15, 2010
It wouldn’t be a successful Web 2.0 Expo without a barrel full of parties, mixers, and evening entertainment. Also, exotic libations and tasty grub. Get to know your fellow attendees and potential future clients and colleagues by heading to our official and community events. Read below for a sample of what’s… read more

Find me at Web 2.0 Expo NY this week

[Pleasure and Pain]
by Whitney Hess  Sep. 16, 2010
O'Reilly's Web 2.0 Expo is in New York this week at the Javits Center. This is the largest tech conference that NY has ever seen and those of us who live here are thrilled to finally get the attention that NY tech so greatly deserves... read more

The startups at the Expo Showcase - 30 companies will vie for attention at the Web 2.0 Expo NY.

[O'Reilly News]
by Brady Forrest  Sep. 14, 2010
Startups are starved for attention, which is why this year's Web 2.0 Expo NY will feature a Startup Showcase. Take a look at the 30 companies selected to participate... read more

Ignite NYC to Kickoff Web 2.0 Expo NY 2010

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Kaitlin Pike  Sep. 13, 2010
Our friends at Ignite NYC are putting together another exciting installment of their entertaining series for the opening night (Sept. 27) of Web 2.0 Expo New York. And they’ve just announced the list of speakers and topics: Aaron Schildkrout & Brian Schechter on “How the Interview Saved Dating” Amanda Parkes to talk… read more

Web 2.0 Expo: The Power of Platforms

[InformationWeek ]
by Thomas Claburn  Sep. 07, 2010
In 2009, Google said the Web had won; in 2010, it's clear that the Web is only one platform among many... read more

The Web Is Dead? A Debate

[Wired.com]
by Chris Anderson  Aug. 17, 2010
Wired asked Tim O'Reilly and John Battelle, the creators of the Web 2.0 conferences, to debate the issues raised in our Web RIP cover package. Over a number of days, Tim and John traded emails with Wired magazine editor in chief Chris Anderson, who wrote one half of "The Web… read more

Web 2.0 Expo New York Announces Premier Startup Showcase

[PR Newswire]
by TechWeb  Aug. 16, 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16 - Today Web 2.0 Expo New York announced a line-up of evening events designed to bring the Web 2.0 community together at this year's conference. O'Reilly Media, Inc. and UBM TechWeb, co-producers of Web 2.0 Expo, will host Startup Showcase, highlighting the star.. read more

This Fall's Web 2.0 Expo Will Be at the Sheraton in Midtown Instead of Javits

[The New York Observer]
by Leon Neyfakh  Aug. 11, 2010
After two years at the Javits Center, the Web 2.0 Expo is moving to cozier quarters: this year's convention, which takes place Sept. 27-30, will be held at the Sheraton Hotel in Midtown... read more

How to fix online advertising - Fark's Drew Curtis lays out a plan for improving online ad sales.

[O'Reilly Radar]
by Mac Slocum  Aug. 11, 2010
Fark.com founder Drew Curtis, a speaker at next month's Web 2.0 Expo, outlines specific moves that will improve online ad sales. He also weighs in on the most useful online metrics and he explains why paywalls are "the kiss of death" for legacy media websites... read more

Web 2.0 Expo makes the move to Midtown

[O'Reilly Radar]
by Sarah Milstein  Aug. 11, 2010
To better align the venue with our vision for Web 2.0 Expo New York and our attendees' needs, we're moving to the Sheraton Hotel & Towers in midtown. It's better suited to fostering the kinds of connections we care about and, excitingly, it lets us hold evening program onsite. Learn… read more

Entrepreneurs: Show Off Your Startup To VCs At The Web 2.0 Expo In NYC

[Business Insider]
by Fred Wilson  Jul. 28, 2010
I want to let everyone know about an opportunity to showcase your startup at Web 2.0 Expo in NYC in late September. On Sept 29th in the late afternoon/early evening, the Web 2.0 conference will have 30 startups demo their products/services to the attendees and a number of investors... read more

What to Do About Cloud Lock-In?

[ciozone.com]
by Michael Eggebrecht  Nov. 27, 2009
"These aren't clouds, they're bubbles," asserted Hughes-Croucher at the Web 2.0 Expo earlier this month. At the New York conference, he gave a presentation on the subject with Carlos Bueno, a user interface specialist for Yahoo Mail, who summed up the issue... read more

Me on Barely Digital

[howardgreenstein.com]
by Howard Greenstein  Dec. 08, 2009
My old friend, Obama Girl model Amber Lee Ettinger, included me in her Barely Digital coverage of Web 2.0 expo. Yeah, that's me about 40 seconds in... read more

Web 2.0 NYC 2009- Looking Back

[www.techrevu.com]
by Ernest Lilley  Nov. 22, 2009
We spent a few days at O'Reilly Media's Web 2.0 in NYC last week, hitting some speaker sessions that interested us, catching a keynote or two, and walking the show floor chatting up booth folks... read more

Interviews From Web 2.0 Expo 2009 [Video]

[dan-patterson.com]
by Dan Patterson  Dec. 08, 2009
My day job is as a manager for ABC News Radio. I'm in charge of platform development policy, web strategy, and content integration. Occasionally I also conduct interviews with political and technology thought leaders. During the 2009 Web 2.0 Expo in New York I had the privilege of sitting down… read more

KeyWifi soft launch next Tuesday

[web2newyork.com]
by Peter Verkooijen   Dec. 02, 2009
Adam Black will introduce his wifi sharing service KeyWifi next Tuesday at Web2NewYork. Others have tried similar services years ago, but Black contends the time is now right: 'Dot-socialism is the best way of making money in the future.' read more

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